In 1957, Albert Camus (November 7, 1913–January 4, 1960) became the second youngest laureate of the Nobel Prize in Literature, awarded to him for work that “with clear-sighted earnestness illuminates the problems of the human conscience in our times.”.........................Click to read more
Shortly before his sixtieth birthday and a decade after issuing his immensely prescient admonition that America, if eligible at all to downfall and ruin, is eligible within herself, not without," Whitman writes under the heading “DEMOCRACY IN THE NEW WORLD”:....Click to read more
So true. Beautiful photo.
Kids read aloud to a loving canine listener, strengthening reading
skills and improving reading confidence! For school-age children with a
caregiver. Supported by the Friends of the Edmonds Library and Reading
“The poorest way to face life is to face it with a sneer. There are many men who feel a kind of twister pride in cynicism; there are many who confine themselves to criticism of the way others do what they themselves dare not even attempt.” .....Theodore Roosevelt. Click here to read more
“Awe is the moment when ego surrenders to wonder. This is our inheritance - the beauty before us. We cry. We cry out. There is nothing sentimental about facing the desert bare. It is a terrifying beauty.” Terry Tempest Williams
Read aloud to a loving canine listener! The community-based literacy program
Reading with Rover helps kids strengthen reading skills and improve
reading confidence. Supported by readingwithrover.org and Friends of the Edmonds Library.